When European kings Chelsea pulled out all stops to ensure the arrival of midfielder Saul Niguez to Stamford Bridge on transfer deadline day, many who had seen the Spaniard in action for Atletico Madrid believed he was an excellent addition in the middle of the pack for the Blues.
The Blues are currently one of the best clubs in Europe, and now have what it takes to compete in tough European competitions. With the signing of Romelu Lukaku, Chelsea got themselves a top-class No.9 that can convert chances to goals. The Premier League is more tough now than ever, with four clubs being the favourites to win the EPL title this season.
The Blues have fortified their squad with top players, and in football top players give the best result. Also, a good football manager with a good knowledge of the game gives good results. Chelsea have both a good manager and top players in the squad. The Blues have also recently added former Atlético Madrid midfielder, Saúl Ñíguez, to the squad.
Chelsea are currently one of the best clubs in the Premier League, and are one of the favourites to be this season's EPL winners. The arrival of Thomas Tuchel to the London side saw the club improve, and they were rewarded with a Champions League trophy last season.
**Source: The 5th Stand Chelsea confirmed the loan signing of Saúl Ñíguez from Atlético Madrid on the transfer deadline day. Signing players on loan isn't something that is common at Chelsea since Roman Abramovich took over the club. As a matter of fact, Saúl Ñíguez is just the 9th player Chelsea will sign on loan in the last 18 years of Abramovich being in charge.
Chelsea will welcome Southampton to Stamford Bridge in the Carabao Cup having defeated Aston Villa in the previous round through a penalty shootout after playing a 1-1 draw at full time. The blues have been in scintillating form this season across all competitions, with their recent victory coming against Norwich City at the weekend.
1. Eduardo Camavinga. According to sport journalist Fabrizio Romano, Madrid have completed the signing of young Midfielder Eduardo Camavinga from Rennes for a fee around the region of €31M plus add one. 2. Saúl Ñíguez According to sport jounalist Fabrizio Romano, Chelsea are set to welcome Atletico Madrid midfielder Saúl Ñíguez, as the blues have reached an agreement for a €5m loan for the Midfielder.
Saúl Ñíguez made his long awaited debut for Chelsea in their 3-0 win over Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge, but his performance didn't go anywhere as planned. The Spaniard was hooked off at half time by manager, Thomas Tuchel after a horrible first half performance. Chelsea have a very rich history of Spanish players playing for the club in the Roman era with some producing great debut performances.
Chelsea completed the signing of Athletico Madrid midfielder; Saúl Ñíguez on the deadline day of the Summer transfer window. The Spanish midfielder left the Calderon for a reported fee of €5m on loan with an option to buy for €40m after personal terms were agreed between Chelsea and the midfielder according to Fabrizio Romano.The signing of the robust midfielder comes as surprising news to the Chelsea fans with the blues negotiating on this deal over five times in the last five days as reported by Fabrizio Romano.
Currently, Chelsea's UEFA Champions League squad depth is regarded as one of the fiercest in the competition. Based on current performance and form, Chelsea remains the favorite team to win the Uefa champions league this season. Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea who cruised to a 1-0 win against Manchester City to win the Champions League last could retain the title this season as well.
On the deadline day of one of the most remarkable transfer windows in recent history, Saúl Ñíguez made a transfer to Chelsea as one of the loan signings made by Premier League clubs. With the summer transfer window finally closed, here is an XI of the best loan signings made by Premier League clubs over the last two months.
Chelsea completed an 11th-hour loan move for Atletico Madrid's Saul Niguez The loan signing of Sal guez in the final hours of deadline day helped complete that goal, and the Blues now have an impressive squad depth in every position to fight on all fronts. Chelsea have already won the season's first trophy, the Super Cup, but in order to add more silverware this season, multiple options are needed, particularly to close the 19-point gap to last season's Premier League winners, Manchester City.
After the international break ends, Chelsea Football Club will resume English Premier League action with a game against Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge on the 11th of September, 2021. The game will serve as an opportunity for Chelsea fans to see their new signing, Saul Niguez for the first time.
Atletico Madrid's Saúl Ñíguez has long been a target for Chelsea. In recent weeks, Chelsea has held conversations with Atlético Madrid. This summer, Saúl could be one of the options for a new midfielder. Saúl himself is interested in joining Chelsea. Chelsea has offered him a loan with the option to buy for £34 million to £40 million.
Chelsea's match against Aston Villa saw Trevor Chalobah play in a back-three with Antonio Rudiger and Thiago Silva. Thomas Tuchel decided to give the 22-year-old defender a chance to prove himself, which turned out to be a good decision as Chalobah gave an awesome performance. Thomas Tuchel believes in his players and decides on the right time for them to play, it is one of the things that makes him such a great manager.
Chelsea faced Aston Villa in the third round of the EFL Cup (Carabao Cup) and after 90 minutes of regular time with nothing to separate the two teams, the match was decided on a penalty shootout. The match kicked-off with Chelsea being the favourites to win, but the first half of the game was difficult for both teams as they played with new players and it ended in a goalless draw.
UEFA Champions League holders Chelsea are buzzing with full confidence going into the new season. There have been a few new faces that have arrived at the club. Romelu Lukaku and Saúl Ñíguez have been brought in to help the team achieve their goals this season. However, most Chelsea fans are disappointed in the club's failure to sign a left central defender, having sold Kurt Zouma to West Ham for £30m.
According to sport jounalist Fabrizio Romano, the blues welcomed Atletico Madrid midfielder Saúl Ñíguez, as the blues have reached an agreement for a €5m loan, and the Spanish wizard has arrived in London today sign his contract with Chelsea FC. Frankly, the Midfielder is a good addition to the Chelsea midfield.
According to sport jounalist Fabrizio Romano, Chelsea FC welcomed Atletico Madrid midfielder Saúl Ñíguez, as the blues have reached an agreement for a €5m loan for the Midfielder on deadline day. The Spanish Midfielder have finally arrived England following a long flight from Spain earlier today. Chelsea new signing Saúl Ñíguez completed the £5m loan move from Atletico Madrid to Chelsea FC on deadline day.
On Saturday, September 25, the reigning UCL champions, Chelsea, would face Manchester City in what could prove to be the toughest Premier League fixture of matchweek 6. Chelsea would be hoping to extend their unbeaten start to the season by grabbing at least a point against Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.